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Computer Scientist

Job Title
Computer Scientist
Requirement ID
Springfield,  VA
Other Location

The Computer Scientist candidate will deliver working prototypes of algorithm that incorporates communications and space-time data to discover and rank traveling companion activity.  Team member will detect traveling companions based on space-time and communications. 

Duties Include:

  • Develop computer systems specifications that fit with the government’s system architecture standards.
  • Establish and document system parameters and formats,
  • Ensure hardware and software systems compatibility
  • Coordinate and/or modify system parameters in terms of existing and projected computer capacity and capabilities.
  • Revise existing systems and procedures to correct deficiencies and maintain more effective data handling, conversion, input/output requirements, and storage.
  • Oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.
Required Skills

• MA/MS and 9 years of experience
• In place of the degree, may substitute 19 years of relevant work experience.

• Experience in Java or Python.
• Experience with implementing traveling companion algorithms, trajectory data processing, or motion GEOINT algorithms. 
• Ability to translate pseudo-code into running code. 

Active US Government Security Clearance Required.
Optional Skills

• Ability to prototype JEMA components preferred. 

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